Young Adult Fiction
This Is Where It Ends
10:00 am: The principal of Opportunity High School finishes her speech, welcoming the entire student body to a new semester and encouraging them to excel and achieve.
10:02 am: The students get up to leave the auditorium for their next class. 10:03 am: The auditorium doors won't open.
10:05 am: Someone starts shooting.
Told from four different perspectives over the span of fifty-four harrowing minutes, terror reigns as one student's calculated revenge turns into the ultimate game of survival.
Author: Marieke Nijkamp is a storyteller, dreamer, globe-trotter, geek. She holds degrees in philosophy, history, and medieval studies, and is a founding member of We Need Diverse Books, DiversifYA, and YA Misfits. She lives in the Netherlands.
Gun violence and school shootings remain relevant topics in the wake of student activists rallying for change after the Parkland shooting
Hardcover edition of This Is Where It Ends spent 72 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list
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Interest Level: Grades 8 to 12
Paperback, 336 pages, 8.3" x 5.5"